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Book excerpt: When Rajendra Kumar added his own flair to Raj Kapoor’s Sangam (1964)

The actor recalled his close friendship with the showman Raj Kapoor and how they worked hand-in-hand...

15 Mar 2020 23:47 IST — Seema Sonik Alimchand

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10 enduring romantic numbers of Rajendra Kumar: Birth anniversary special

The actor, nicknamed Jubilee Kumar, was part of several hit films of the 1950s and 1960s. On his we...

20 Jul 2019 15:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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60 years of Goonj Uthi Shehnai: The unique instrument, Ustad Bismillah Khan are the real stars of this tragic love story

The musical interludes in the romantic drama directed by Vijay Bhatt are still considered timeless...

29 May 2019 11:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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10 films that gave us Jubilee Kumar – Rajendra Kumar birth anniversary special

With hits like Goonj Uthi Shehnai (1959) and Arzoo (1965), the actor was unbeatable at the box in On...

20 Jul 2018 7:00 IST — Anita Paikat

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Birth anniversary special: Nargis and her final message for son Sanjay Dutt

On Nargis's 89th birth anniversary today (she was born on 1 June 1929), we revisit her life, and...

01 Jun 2018 8:00 IST — Anita Paikat

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Original booklet: Who was who in Mehboob Khan's Mother India

On the film's 60th anniversary, meet the characters in this classic tale of the ideal Indian are...

25 Oct 2017 12:44 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Honey Irani, the Wonder Child – Birthday special

Celebrating Honey Irani’s birthday, we take a look at her film with Meena Kumari, Chirag Kahan...

25 Aug 2017 10:00 IST — Sukhpreet Kahlon

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Anand Bakshi’s songs supported both Rajesh Khanna and Rajendra Kumar in their films

For the lyricist’s 87th birth anniversary today (21 July), we examine how Anand Bakshi the of...

21 Jul 2017 9:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Rajendra Kumar's unsung song that is relevant even today — death anniversary special

‘Yeh Kiska Lahu Hai Kaun Mara’ from Yash Chopra’s Dharmputra (1961) is a gem lost...

12 Jul 2017 14:00 IST — Keyur Seta


Honey Irani wants to return to filmmaking after a long break

The former child artiste-turned-screenwriter spoke exclusively with about working with...

02 Jan 2017 14:04 IST — Sonal Pandya


Dhool Ka Phool: Yash Chopra’s poignant debut

For the 57th anniversary of Yash Chopra’s first directorial venture, we examine how the Dhool...

03 Dec 2016 15:17 IST — Sonal Pandya


Rajinder Krishan: The man behind iconic lyrics

On the renowned lyricist’s 29th death anniversary today (23 September), we take a look back at...

23 Sep 2016 12:36 IST — Sonal Pandya


When Bertrand Russell was Rajendra Kumar's guide

Mohan Kumar's film on world peace, Aman, had three very interesting members in its cast National...

12 Jul 2016 14:30 IST — Shriram Iyengar


Fathers and sons

We list the father-son pairs from the industry that have shared screen...

26 Feb 2016 20:01 IST — Swati Goel Sharma


Jagjit Singh, actor

The King of Ghazals, Jagjit Singh personified aesthetic bliss for lovers of the ghazal form. A and a...

08 Feb 2016 18:05 IST — Shriram Iyengar


When poets ruled Hindi cinema

Cinema is visual poetry. It is natural that poets, as characters, hold an intrigue and allure to has...

27 Jan 2016 15:58 IST — Shriram Iyengar